Vinissage 2018

Exhibition market of organic, biodynamic and natural craft wine – 12th Edition
May 19th – 20th, 2018

Vinissage is the most important showcase for natural wines from organic and biodynamic agriculture in Piedmont.
At the historic palaces of Asti in Corso Alfieri, visitors and wine enthusiasts can taste food and wines, purchase wines, attend events and enjoy cultural visits.

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Palio di Asti older than the one in Siena

Held on 3rd Sunday in September

The Asti Palio is reputed to be the oldest in Italy, dating back to 1275, it is probable that the origins of the race date to some time after 1000, with established rules from the 13th century onwards - the period of Asti's greatest splendour.

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Autumn, some of you call..

Autumn, some of you call it Fall but here they call it the Truffle Season!

The white truffle might smell like earth, tree roots and old cheese, but this gastronomical object of desire, from Italy's Piedmont region, is very famous for its aroma, taste and aphrodisiac qualities. For centuries people have travelled from near and far just to savour a little piece. It is a gastronomical jewel only to be experienced at its fullest intensity in Alba, Italy (just 20 mins away from our Boutique Bed & Breakfast Alta Villa).

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